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Tobacco companies will have to get ready for the music

New Delhi, April 2: Although there was a government order that requires all tobacco products, packages for “pictorial health warning” Tobacco companies are violating this order.

Tobacco firms save $ 1 billion to the litter box in a cigar

Tobacco companies have dozens of legal loophole that has helped them to avoid more than $ 1.1 billion in the U.S taxes.

Tobacco companies continue to struggle truth

Although he has many supporters (also known as nicotine addicts), the tobacco industry has a few friends. This is not only because it sells a deadly product, but because of his inability to the COP for its health properties of stainless steel and its history lies. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), tobacco use kills more than 400,000 people each year in the U.S.

Problems in the study of tobacco companies claim plain packaging

Two scientific studies led by Univ. Otago researchers have disputed claims by tobacco companies on plain packaging.

Armstrong vs R.J.Reynolds

Lance Armstrong, the cycling champion and cancer survivor, raises $ 1.5 million for the ballot measure to add $ 1 a pack cigarette tax to California, as well as the tobacco industry has put much of the $ 40.7 million to end it.

Tobacco Companies Think Their Trademarks Are More Important Than Your Health

Back in January of this year, Techdirt reported on tobacco companies suing a local Australian importer of their products for covering up part of their logos with a mandatory health warning. At the time, a spokeswoman for the company involved, British American Tobacco, said:

Officials want to prevent sale of Mocksville tobacco companies

The National Association of Attorneys General wants to stop the sale of all the assets of three bankrupt Mocksville tobacco companies to a Raleigh firm.

Tobacco companies employ dark marketing

Tobacco companies skirt ad bans with sneaky marketing tactics.

Broke state governments may owe $5.2 billion to big tobacco companies

State governments struggling to close yawning budget gaps are fighting to get billions of dollars from a landmark 1998 tobacco tobaccobansettlement that they counted on to help fund everything from Medicaid to elder care programs.